Memcached is a distributed caching system that has been a key performance enabler for sites like Facebook and Twitter. At Velocity 2009 we spoke with Bill Takacs, Director of Product Development for Gear 6, which makes a hardware appliance to enhance memcached deployments. Bill spoke with us about the importance of memcached and how Gear 6 is approaching the market for memcached solutions. This video runs about 7 minutes, 30 seconds.
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